Law and Government

Despite being closely related, a federation and a confederation are distinct political systems. This article...
While their organizational names hint at sea-borne vessels such as aircraft carriers and nuclear submarines,...
The terms patent and copyright are legal designations designed to protect intellectual property rights. Although...
In the competitive world of corporate finance, two types of funds are the hedge fund...
Although people talk about mortgages and deeds of trust all the time, not everyone knows...
Most people are so familiar with criminal law that its principles are often wrongfully applied...
While both a will and a living trust are legal instruments that allow an individual...
All trusts are classified into two basic types: simple or complex. This distinction is determined...
In the US, the practice of racial segregation took two forms: de facto segregation and...
In the U.S. and in many other countries, individuals generally have the right to own,...